May 27, 2020  
2015-2016 VSCC Catalog 
2015-2016 VSCC Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood Education Technical Certificate

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This technical certificate program prepares the student for employment in the field of child care and early education.  Students who receive CDA (Child Development Associate) Credential through TECTA (Tennessee Early Childhood Training Alliance) are given an opportunity to strengthen their skills and knowledge in curriculum development for young children and receive necessary training for CDA renewal.

Total Certificate Requirements - Credits (24)

Career and Salary Information

Career Beginning Salary Experienced Salary
Child Care Worker $16,000 $24,000
Nanny $20,000 $24,000

Career and salary information taken from Check out this website for additional information about education requirements and preferred work styles and abilities for these careers.  Salaries are not guaranteed.

Recommended Schedule

This is a recommended schedule. Learning Support, pre-requisites and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

First Year - Spring Semester - Credits (12)

  • Elective (Choose from list above) Credits: (3)

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